Over A 1,000 Instruments Played Using A Car, Create New Music Video From OK Go (video)

A new music video has been created by Ok Go in partnership with Chevrolet, that uses a car to play over a 1,000 instruments during a high speed drive along a desert road.

To create the innovative music video a Chevy Sonic car was outfitted with retractable pneumatic arms, which can be controlled to play the instruments as the car drives along. The band recorded this version of Needing/Getting, singing as they played the instruments with the car, check it out after the jump to see the very unique music video in motion.

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PS Vita Demonstration Units Arrive In US GameStop Stores

If you have been waiting to get your hands on PS Vita gaming console to put it through its paces. You will be pleased to know that if you live in the US you will soon be able to try one out in Gamestop. The new PS Vita demonstration consoles are available in 3,300 across the US, and GameStop also promises a wide range of PS Vita titles to test out.

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Apple’s iOS 5 Split iPad Keyboard Contains Six Hidden Keys (video)

iPads owners who have updated to the latest iOS 5 might already be using the new split keyboard feature that was included in the update. However Apple has included a few phantom keys to help you increase your typing speed and comfort, which you may not be aware of.

If you find the split iPad keyboard a little awkward you may not be using the phantom keys that are available on both sides to seamlessly join the halves together and allow you to type the later you prefer with either hand.

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Mozilla Developing New Web To Push Technology

As well as launching a new update process and add-on synchronisation to their Firefox browser. Mozilla has also unveiled this week a new technology they have been developing that will enable websites to notify visitors that updates have been made to the site.

The new Mozilla API currently being developed works like this: The process starts with the Web site getting a URL where it can send notifications to the user. The URL points to the notification service, which is a secret between the user and the site. Then, the site sends a notification to the service. The service then delivers the message to the browser.

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Battlefield 3 Live Action Fan Made Short Movie (video)

Following on from the teaser video that was released back in early November last year by ApertureVFX, inspired by the new Battlefield 3 game developed by EA Digital Illusions CE and published by Electronic Arts.

The team over at ApertureVFX, have put their skills together and created a live action short film for Battlefield 3. The fan made movie shows us a glimpse of what a live action version of the game may look like in they future, for single players. Watch their work after the jump.

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Windows 8 Consumer Preview Teased By Microsoft

Microsoft has put up a special Bing page for its ‘Consumer Preview’ of Windows 8, and Microsoft are expected to release the Windows 8 Consumer Preview some time this month.

The Bing website included a Betta fish which Microsoft has used previously as the default wallpaper in the Windows 7 beta, and you can see the Bing website here.

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BioWare Hints More Mass Effect Games Maybe On The Horizon

In an interview with GamerZines Mass Effect 3 Associate Producer Mike Gamble, suggested that more Mass Effect games could be on the way. Saying that gamers who will be playing the new Mass Effect 3 game shortly to be released, should keep a copy of their save game just in case.

The hint could be towards additional DLC, but seems seams very likely anyway, and even though Mass Effect 3 is the end of Shepard’s story. Another instalment in the popular series is probably more likely.

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Lego Lord Of The Rings Sets First Images Leaked

Lego and Lord of The Rings fans waiting for the arrival of the new Lord of The Rings Lego sets, which are set to arrive later this year. Might be interested in a few photos that have been leaked showing a first glimpse of the new sets in all their glory.

The highly anticipated arrival of the Lego and Lord of The Rings, should be a great additional to the Lego range going by the small selection of images that reveal a little more about the sets. Lord of the Rings fans will notice that the kits include the Mines of Moria and Helm’s Deep to name a few.

Lego Lord of The Rings Sets

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Firefox 11 Receiving Add-on Synchronisation

Mozilla has been busy this week releasing an update to its stable Firefox release and has now rolled out updates to its Aurora and Beta Firefox versions, bringing with them some very interesting new additions.

The new features rolling down the Firefox development ladder include a new add-on synchronisation process. Enabling users to replicate the same add-on installations and settings, across multiple desktops, if required.

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Samsung Galaxy S Advance Poses For The Camera

The new Samsung Galaxy S Advance was announced recently, we have already seen a hands on video of the Samsung Galaxy S Advance and now we have some photos of the device.

The Samsung Galaxy S Advance is due to go on sale in the UK and Europe later this month, and the device features a 4 inch WVGA Super AMOLED display with a resolution of 480 x 800 pixels and it will come with Android 2.3 Gingerbread.

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